Published on Tuesday, June 02, 2015 by Common Dreams by Nadia Prupis, staff writer The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is flying small planes equipped with video and cellphone surveillance technology around the country and hiding their activities behind fictitious business fronts, the Associated Press revealed on Tuesday. In its investigation, the AP found that the agency operated flights […]
Published on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 by Common Dreams by Nadia Prupis, staff writer The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) broke its own internal rules when it spied on Keystone XL opponents in Texas, violating guidelines designed to prevent the agency from becoming overly involved in complex political issues, a new report by the Guardian andEarth Island Journal published Tuesday […]
Published on Friday, September 26, 2014 by Common Dreams by Jon Queally, staff writer FBI Director James Comey has responded to recent moves by tech giants Apple and Google to offer better encryption services on their handheld devices by suggesting that giving people the ability to protect their private communications from state law enforcement agencies is akin […]
“The government was telling bold-faced lies,” Levison says. “It was impossible to trust them with the access they wanted.
‘On March 8, 1971, a group of eight Vietnam War protestors broke into a Federal Bureau of Investigation field office in Media, Pennsylvania and stole hundreds of government documents that shocked a nation.’
FBI’s drones fly free of privacy safeguards according to new government report
The FBI now holds briefings for military personnel stationed at Guantanamo about the attacks and their connection to the island prison.
“close friends and associates” were being interviewed by the FBI and that Hastings needed to “go off the radar for a bit.”
according to a report in The Nation, the agricultural giant Monsanto contracted with a subsidiary of Blackwater, the private security firm, to gather intelligence on and possibly infiltrate environmental groups
the FBI conducted a sting operation against an unrelated young Muslim man who had a fantastical plan for attacking the U.S. Capitol with a remote-controlled airplane